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Tailblazer Travelz LLC., a New York based LLC (“we”, “our”, “us”), operates the website located at the URL www.trailblazertravelz.com Trailblazer Travelz respects your privacy rights and is committed to protecting the information we collect from you online. Trailblazertravelz.com is a travel information service. We provide you with information about travel offers, and we help you book and plan your travels.
Effective date: June 2018
Scope of Policy
We automatically collect some information from your computer or device when you visit Trailblazertravelz. For example, we will collect session data, including your IP address, Web browser software, and referring Web site. We also may collect information about your online activity, such as content viewed, pages visited and searches and/or reservations facilitated or made. One of our goals in collecting this automatic information is to help us understand the interests and preferences of our users and customize your user experience.
Trailblazer Travelz is a general audience site and does not offer services directed to children. Should an individual whom we know to be a child under age 13 send personal information to us, we will delete or destroy such information as soon as reasonably possible.
We may collect the following information:
Your name, addresses, telephone numbers, e-mail addresses, date of birth, username, password and other personally identifiable information;
Certain financial or demographic profile information to be used in the aggregate, such as your age, gender, hobbies, interests, zip/postal code or country. Demographic information is not considered personal information unless it is linked to personal information about a specific user;
Service provider name and the date, time and content of any messages sent from you to us;
IP address and other technical information collected from the servers utilized by you or your vendors, such as information and data that is automatically collected upon visiting the Website (i.e., webpage http headers (home server domain names, internet protocol address, operating system type, browser type, and language) and user-specific or aggregate information on what pages you access on the Website). Technical information is not considered personal information unless it is linked to personal information about a specific user;
Credit/debit card and other billing information, including cardholder transaction data, card numbers, expiration dates, billing addresses, and CVV codes;
Information provided on any application (including the App) or authorization, such as your location, your handset type, your UDID (unique handset code) and any other information you or your mobile device provides to us;
Information regarding users of the services; and
Other information provided to us in any way, shape or form.
Note that we do not store your credit card and bank account information you use to submit your trip registration and payment online.
How Information is Collected
We may collect information in one or more of the following ways:
Through the completion of electronic forms found on the Website or on a third-party-hosted website, whether via computer or mobile device;
Through the completion of paper forms provided to us;
Through SMS (Short Message Service) messages sent via cell phone, or through e-mail and other communications;
Through telephone calls made to us or vice versa;
By referring websites or third parties, including social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Google+ and others;
Through the maintenance and analysis of Website server logs; and
Via “cookies” (small text files placed by us on your computer(s)), single-pixel GIF image files (also called “Web beacons”), Website server log analysis and other similar technological means.
Certain portions of the Website may require that you register for an account before being able to access them. On those portions of the Website that require registration, we may collect information to create your account, as well as to determine specific content, products, and services that may be of particular interest to you. By collecting and maintaining accurate information, we learn more about your interests and needs and are better able to provide you with such content and with offers for such products and services.
Use of Information / Data Collected
We may use the information we collect to identify the parties with whom we are dealing and to provide customized information and offers of products and services. While we do not currently use third-party services that display customized content and advertising provided by us, we may do so in the future. We may also use the information for statistical and/or marketing purposes, to improve our technologies, to provide information about our company and to deliver advertising and promotional information from our partners and third-party vendors. We may track your use of the Website over time for the purpose of, among other things, enhancing your experience on the Website and providing marketing messages, promotions, offers of products and services and other content which we think may be of specific interest to you.
At Trailblazer Travelz, we understand the importance of protecting our customers' privacy and have always placed a priority on protecting our customers’ personal data. We don’t collect or maintain a mountain of personal details about our customers, however, the information we collect, we make sure it is protected. Trailblazer Travelz does not sell personal information, and personal information will never be shared with third parties for their marketing purposes. At times, Trailblazer Travelz may provide third parties with certain personal information to provide or improve our products and services, including to deliver products at your request, or to help Trailblazer Travelz market to consumers. When we do, we require those third parties to handle it in accordance with relevant laws.
We may only share your information with certain third parties in other circumstances, including when complying with legal process, preventing fraud or imminent harm and/or ensuring the security of our network and services. We may also use the information you provide to market products and services to you. We may obtain your information through third parties by virtue of advertisements placed by us on websites maintained by those third parties. We will collect and/or share certain of your information with third parties for the purposes of fulfilling orders for products or services placed by you and for providing you with newsletters or other communications. We may also use the information provided by you to manage your account.
We may store or transfer your credit/debit card data in order to more easily provide services to you. If such credit/debit card and other billing information is collected and/or stored, such credit/debit card and other billing information will be collected and transferred over a secure connection in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements and is used only for processing underlying transactions. We will share this information only with those directly involved in the processing of the underlying transaction, and who maintain appropriate security measures designed to safeguard such information.
We may provide you with direct access to functionality from other third parties, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, advertising networks and others. The placement of social media widgets or advertising units on the Website may permit these third parties to see information about you and your activities via cookies, web beacons and other technologies they place and/or access on your browser or device, even if you do not interact with them.
We may add your information to our databases to contact you through future e-mails, postal mailings and SMS text-messaging regarding site updates, upcoming events, new products, and services and/or the status of orders placed online. We do not currently use geolocation for purposes of tracking your location when you use the Website, but we reserve the right to do so in the future in order to better target product and service offerings and other information to you.
We reserve the right to release information to law enforcement or other governmental officials as we, in our sole discretion, deem necessary to comply with applicable law.
Use of Web Technologies
To help us customize the content, website experience, and advertisements provided to you on our Site and Apps and on other Web sites across the Internet. For example, when you access a Web page, a cookie is automatically set by us, our service providers, or our partners to recognize your browser as you navigate on the Internet and to present you with information and advertising based on your apparent interests. See Display of Advertising/Your Choices for more information about our online advertising practices and your choices.
To help measure and research the effectiveness of website features and offerings, advertisements, and e-mail communications (by determining which e-mails you open and act upon).
This Site participates in exchanges of anonymous information about user browsing behavior on the Site. This non-personally identifiable information is collected by cookies and other similar technologies and segmented into different anonymized groups. We may share these types of anonymous information with third parties to facilitate the display of targeted advertisements. Please click here or here to learn more about these types of exchanges, including how to access information about the topics of interest associated with cookies and your options with regard to participation in these programs (including opting-out).
The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers should tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable most types of cookies. Please note that if you refuse to accept cookies, you may not be able to access many of the travel tools offered on our sites.
Display of Advertising/Your Choices
Data collected to serve you with relevant advertising
Trailblazer Travelz and its affiliated websites are committed to providing you with relevant content and information across our sites. To do this, we may collect information about your travel-related searches and other site activities, such as whether you are looking for airline flights or hotels, and use this information to serve you with ads on our sites or elsewhere online that match your apparent interests. So, for example, if you search for a flight to Kenya on trailblazertravelz.com, you may see an ad for a Kenya travel package on trailblazertravelz.com or on another website you visit.